ALL-STAR ANALYSTS

Physician's Money Digest, August31 2003, Volume 10, Issue 16

Fortune

Fortune

Talk about a hostile environment.Wall Street analysts aren't gettingmuch respect in the wake of therecent scandals. But there's stillsome good research being done,according to magazine. Inan article ranking the Street's topanalysts, used data fromZacks Investment Research to puttogether a list of analysts who mademore right calls than their colleagues.Michael Bruynesteyn, anauto sector analyst for PrudentialSecurities, made the list for a recordthird straight year by recommendinga portfolio of stocks that mademoney while the overall auto sectorwas in reverse, falling by 19% lastyear. Overall, the portfolios of theall-star group were up an average of11%, compared with a 23% plungefor the S&P 500.